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Something for Book Club! Sefi Atta’s “Everything Good Will Come”

Caroline Donegan

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Finding a book that is easy to read and actually enriching can sometimes feel like hitting the jackpot. So called, ‘page-turners’ can often feel like the soap-opera equivalent of the literary world, and good, honest writing that enhances your life isn’t always that compelling until around page 86 or so.
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21 August 2018 Girth Radio Blog Read more

Puppet Paradise – “Paradise Lost” at the Fringe Festival

Caroline Donegan

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My decision to go see Paradise Lost was based on a few factors. Firstly, it was a patron’s pick at this year’s Toronto Fringe Festival, and was all-round well received. Next, I love classics and I like to see how they are reinterpreted for the theatre. Finally, the event page warned that the play contains puppet nudity and I thought, that’ll be funny.
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20 July 2018 Girth Radio Blog Read more

An Improvised Farce – “Entrances and Exits” at the Fringe Festival

Caroline Donegan

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As I sat in the balcony, waiting for a show to begin at this year’s Toronto Fringe Festival, I tried to explain to my friend why calling a farce Entrances and Exits is funny.
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15 July 2018 Girth Radio Blog Read more

There Is No Age Limit For Cartoons

Janica Maya

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One of my fondest memory as a child was sitting on the couch watching my favourite cartoons while eating a bowl of cereal…it was also the thing I did this morning. As we grow up making money with our adult jobs and paying taxes will we ever grow out of watching cartoons as we did with our Hello Kitty Backpack?

14 July 2018 Girth Radio Blog Read more

Why Won’t We Camp for Music?

Caroline Donegan

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Back in 2015, WayHome Music and Arts Festival hosted their inaugural event, coaxing music fans to travel an hour and a half outside of Toronto to camp in a heat wave for three days. Festival-goers were sunburnt and sweaty, but that didn’t matter compared to the excitement and music-induced bliss that dominated the weekend.
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8 July 2018 Girth Radio Blog Read more

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